Discovery certificate for object 2020lpq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72696 [ 2020TNSTR1674....1R ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-03 09:47:17
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

Simeon Reusch for the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) Collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020lpq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaxcdok
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:04:32.546 (256.13560698182) DEC = +27:50:21.04 (27.839178790909)
Discovery date: 2020-06-01 07:02:29.760 (JD=2459001.7934028)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-01 07:02:29.760
Flux: 21.58 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-01 06:03:02
Limiting flux: 21.2316 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: